HAZLEHURST, Miss. (WJTV) – Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened Thursday, February 24 in Hazlehurst.

The shooting took place just before 5:00 p.m. at the Stanley Tire and Auto on Caldwell Drive.

Copiah County Coroner has identified the victim as Christopher Buie. The suspect, Stanley Eckhoff, was arrested. Investigators said the shooting stemmed from an argument.

Stanley Eckhoff (Courtesy: Hazlehurst Police Dept.)

Hazlehurst police said Eckhoff made his initial appearance in court Friday morning. He was denied bond.